ERIC Number: ED421372
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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The Ties That Bind: What Is Cultural Identity? Fulbright-Hays Summer Seminars Abroad 1966 (India).
This curriculum unit was developed to assist middle-school students in understanding diversity in race, religion and culture present in India. Sections of the guide include: (1) "Assessment," which discusses Indian culture; (2) "The Culture of the Monsoon"; (3) "Musical Culture"; (4) "Systemic Culture"; (5) "The Culture of Stories"; (6) "The Culture of Cuisine"; and (7) "The Culture of Appearance." The guide also provides a list of multiple abilities used in this unit (EH)
Descriptors: Asian Studies, Cultural Differences, Cultural Influences, Cultural Pluralism, Ethnic Groups, Foreign Countries, Global Education, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Indians, Instructional Materials, Intermediate Grades, Junior High Schools, Middle Schools, Multicultural Education, Social Studies
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Sponsor: United States Educational Foundation in India.
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Identifiers - Location: India